Tag Archives: Sweden

  • The 7th Room: The Newest Part of Sweden’s Treehotel

    The 7th Room: The Newest Part of Sweden’s Treehotel

    I’m not sure why, but the idea of spending a few days, weeks, or years out in the wilderness seems pretty appealing right about now. And if you’ve got enough money to bankroll it, you can do it in luxury and style at The 7th Room of the Treehotel in a secluded pine forest in […]

  • Marble Machine: Band Creates Instrument Using Thousands of Marbles (Video)

    Marble Machine: Band Creates Instrument Using Thousands of Marbles (Video)

    Swedish band Wintergatan may seem at first to have lost their marbles, but a closer look will demonstrate that the exact opposite is true. Band member Martin Molin has built a machine that makes music using the perpetual motion of 2,000 marbles in various permutations, and it’s called the Marble Machine. The Marble Machine boasts […]

  • Norrom Aquarium: An Aesthetically Pleasing Habitat

    Norrom Aquarium: An Aesthetically Pleasing Habitat

    There’s a soft line between the aquariums and fish tanks of the world (similar to the soft line between “movies” and “films”), but the sad truth is that even your classier and more expensive aquariums still leave a lot to be desired in the home decor department. Luckily, the proud people of Sweden have come […]

  • ICEHOTEL 25 Art Suites Unveiled

    ICEHOTEL 25 Art Suites Unveiled

    You’ve probably heard of ICEHOTEL, the annual attraction/artistic project in the village of Jukkasjärvi, Sweden that gets an estimated 50,000 visitors. If you haven’t, it’s a giant hotel made almost completely from ice, an impressive feat of engineering that is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. And the ante is being upped considerably with the […]

  • Purity Vodka Is The Stiffest Vodka You Can Find

    Purity Vodka Is The Stiffest Vodka You Can Find

    Vodka is often cited as the purist of all alcoholic substances, but Purity Vodka from a Swedish distillery ups the ante on vodka purity. Each bottle is distilled an astounding 34 times (!), which according to them,  gets rid of 90% of the liquid and leaves only the “most full-bodied spirit” behind. You can get […]

  • Model: Klara Wester’s 25 Hottest Pictures

    Model: Klara Wester’s 25 Hottest Pictures

    Her career in modeling encompasses appearances in ads for brands like Guess, Marciano, and Björn Borg. She has also been seen on the covers of Nelly in her native Sweden, and on Zink here in the United States. And you can check out some of her best work in the above gallery. Enjoy!

  • Model: Petra Silander’s 25 Hottest Pictures

    Model: Petra Silander’s 25 Hottest Pictures

    Name – Petra Silander Born – January 12, 1988 Height – 5 ft 9 in Hair Color/Eye Color – Blonde/blue Measurements – 32-24-35 Again we’re featuring a model from the country of Sweden – this time it’s the beautiful Petra Silander. Born in 1988, Silander has been modeling for several years now, having appeared in advertising […]

  • Nudie Jeans Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook

    Nudie Jeans Fall/Winter 2012 Collection Lookbook

    The Swedish denim label Nudie Jeans has just unveiled their new collection for fall and winter of 2012. In order to do so, they enlisted the help of photographer Justin Bridges, who had the inspiration to contrast Nudie Jeans’ simple, streamline styles with the messy lines and complexities of New York City. The result is […]